Workplace Learning & Development

Promoting Employee and Organizational Growth and Development
(413) 545-1787

New Supervisor Orientation In-Person Workshop

This program, open to all staff and faculty supervisors, provides an introduction to the University expectations of supervisors, and the services and resources promote quality supervision. This 2 hour workshop will cover the basic skill set needed for supervising here at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. In addition, we’ll discuss the general responsibilities required of a supervisor at the University

What you’ll learn:
•Effective use of the progressive discipline system in accordance to bargaining agreements and University policies and procedures.
•A developmentally approach progressive discipline through effectively crafting Performance Improvement Plans.


Available To: 
UMass managers and supervisors
For Staff and Faculty Supervisors
Supervisory Development